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    Default Re: Best D&D original monsters out there?

    Quote Originally Posted by Edge of Dreams View Post
    I've always been fond of Displacer Beasts and Blink Dogs. No clue if those have any mythological background, but I don't think I've encountered them in any other setting.

    The Tarrasque is also pretty iconic of D&D, I think.

    As for intelligent races that are notable in D&D, I'd like to add Yuan-Ti and Elan to the list.
    Displacer beast are one of my favourite D&D original monsters, thri-kriin are also quite cool.

    AFAIK the Tarrasque is a french myth or something like that.

    Edit: Yep according to wikipedia, the Tarrasque is based on the French myth of the Tarasque
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